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Hettler Name Meaning

occupational name for a goatherd, from an agent derivative of the dialect word Hettel ‘goat’. North German: nickname for a hateful or belligerent person, from Middle Low German heteler ‘hater’, ‘enemy’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Zettler, Kettler, Jetter, Netter, Hatler, Hegler, Mettler, Wetter

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Hettler Family Origin

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Hettler Family Occupations

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  • Seaman

    40%
  • Black Smith

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • School

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hettler family was School. The most common Hettler occupation in Canada was Seaman. 40% of Hettler's were Seamans. Seaman, Black Smith and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hettler.

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Hettler Historical Records

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Hettler Life Expectancy

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